Series: Princeton Legacy Library (Book 3299)
Hardcover: 260 pages
Publisher: Princeton University Press (April 19, 2016)
Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.6 x 10 inches
Amazon Rank: 6271188
Format: PDF ePub TXT ebook
In this major contribution to the study of the Chinese classics and comparative religion, John Henderson uses the history of exegesis to illuminate mental patterns that have universal and perennial significance for intellectual history. Henderson relates the Confucian commentarial tradition to other primary exegetical traditions, particularly the Homeric tradition, Vedanta, rabbinic Judaism, ancient and medieval Christian biblical exegesis, and Q...